Bead Crochet Addiction!

I’m addicted. I can’t stop.  Every time I wake up I think about it. Luckily it’s a healthy beading habit, but I still might need to get some help.  I CAN’T STOP bead crocheting! For years, I’ve wanted to learn, and I tried a few times, but got stuck and discouraged. And then […]

Crazy for Kumihimo

Do your fingers ever get itchy for a new challenge or technique? Chalk it up to my short artistic attention span, but mine definitely do. That’s why I’m so excited to share this information on a form of textile art that you may not have heard of: Kumihimo braiding. In its most basic form, […]

Quick Start Peyote Cards to the Rescue!

OH MY GOSH! Can I just tell you how excited I am to learn about the Quick Start Peyote cards?! When I first saw them, I was a little skeptical. Not skeptical that they wouldn’t work, but more like, “Could it really be that helpful?” Well, let me tell you – I’m sold! Traditionally, […]

Thai Hill Tribe Silver

 

In the mountainous region along the border between Thailand and Myanmar live the indigenous people from six different tribes known collectively as the Hill Tribes. The largest of these tribes is the Karen Tribe; they live in houses that are on stilts, made of bamboo or teak. Traditionally […]

Two-Hole Czech Glass Seed Beads: Double the Holes, Double the Fun

There is something almost intoxicating about looking at a wall of seed beads; all those shapes, sizes, colors and finishes are just the pick-me-up your creative soul needs sometimes. What better way to celebrate  their beauty and versatility than by experimenting with our exciting new selection of two-hole seed beads!  We are so excited […]